The Lair of the Ice Worm

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This article is about a short story. For the protagonist and principal character, see Conan the Barbarian.
"The Lair of the Ice Worm"
Author L. Sprague de Camp and Lin Carter
Country United States
Language English
Series Conan the Barbarian
Genre(s) Fantasy
Published in Conan of Cimmeria
Publication type Collection
Publisher Lancer Books
Media type Print (Paperback)
Publication date 1969

"The Lair of the Ice Worm" is a fantasy short story by L. Sprague de Camp and Lin Carter featuring the fictional sword and sorcery hero Conan the Barbarian created by Robert E. Howard. It was first published by Lancer Books in the paperback collection Conan of Cimmeria (1969),[1][2] which was reprinted several times, first by Lancer and later by Ace Books through 1993.[3] It has also been published by Sphere Books in the omnibus paperback collection The Conan Chronicles (1989).[4]

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Preceded by
"The Frost-Giant's Daughter"
Complete Conan Saga
(William Galen Gray chronology)
Succeeded by
Conan the Relentless